Running On Empty: Water Cops
July 31, 2014 5:00 AM
Jon Baird has done general news, consumer, business and sports...Read More
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- Megadrought Possible In Parts Of U.S. If Climate Change Persists, Scientists Say - If climate change continues unabated, there is at least an 80 percent chance of a megadrought in the Southwest and the Great Plains, scientists said Thursday.
- LA County Supes Propose Higher Fines For Water Wasters - Los Angeles County officials were set to vote Tuesday on whether to increase fines for wasting water.
- More Water Rationing? California Agency To Decide Next Move In Drought Fight - Persistent drought conditions could trigger mandatory water rationing measures throughout Southern California for the second time in six years, officials said Monday.
- Federal Government Offers Up To $50M For Drought Relief - The federal government is offering up to $50 million for drought relief in western states as California enters its fourth dry year, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday.
(KNX 1070) — If you don’t follow the rules on water use, Jon Baird reports your neighbors could report you to the water cops.